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Whitehall photograph collection Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MSS 016.030
Level of Description
Series
Language
English

Dates

  • 1910-1920 (Creation)

Extents

  • .026 Linear Feet (Whole)
    One of 16 folders in a full legal document box.

Subjects

Notes

  • Abstract

    Three photographs from Whitehall, Georgia around the 1910s and 1920s.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Jimmie Towns

  • Physical Description

    Good

  • Preferred Citation

    Whitehall photograph collection, Heritage Room, Athens-Clarke County Library

  • Biographical / Historical

    Opened in Athens in 1829, the Georgia Factory, the first textile factory in Athens, was situated on the North Oconee River. The village of Whitehall grew up around the mill after John White took over management of the mill in 1837. Later, his son John Richards White managed the operation.

  • Scope and Contents

    Three photographs depicting: one, four men playing instruments; two, a group of people in front of a large building; and, three, a band in full uniform.

Instances

  • Type
    Graphic Materials
    Container 1 Type
    Box
    Container 1 Indicator
    6
    Container 2 Type
    Folder
    Container 2 Indicator
    32

Components